Our Team

Our veterinary healthcare team is committed to providing exceptional client service and outstanding patient care.


Marilyn RVT, B.A.

Marilyn has been the hospital manager at Mt. Diablo Veterinary Medical Center since 2001. She is a licensed veterinary technician and received her B.A. in Biology from California State University Sacramento. Prior to starting at Mt. Diablo, Marilyn worked at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital at UC Davis for 10 years as a radiation therapy technician. In addition to her managerial duties, Marilyn is involved in numerous hospital related community service projects.

Outside of work, Marilyn enjoys time with her family and taking long walks with the family dogs, Scooby and J.J.



Debbie has been a client service specialist at our hospital since 2009. She has many years of experience working in the medical field and providing customer service to clients. Debbie keeps the reception area of the hospital well organized and running smoothly.

Debbie has 2 children, 3 grandchildren and 2 dogs. She enjoys spending as much time as she can with all of them.



Melissa grew up in the Lamorinda area and graduated from UC Santa Barbara.

She has an innate love for animals. Melissa enjoys spending time and going on adventures with her chocolate lab Violet!



Kim is a licensed veterinary technician. She has been working in small animal hospitals for over 25 years. Her many years of experience have enabled her to learn many valuable technical skills. Kim truly enjoys interacting with clients and their pets. Educating clients about the importance of preventative healthcare is one of her specialties.

In her free time, Kim likes to spend time with her family, volunteering in the local community and caring for her many cats and dogs.



Nan is a Registered Veterinary Technician as of 2016. She is a graduate of CSU Chico with a B.A. in microbiology.

She worked for 18 years as a clinical lab scientist prior to changing careers.

In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering for a local animal rescue, doing cross-stitch and gardening.



Currently Sofia is enrolled in school to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. She also works part-time at an animal emergency hospital.

In her spare time she enjoys hanging out at the beach and hiking with her two American Staffordshire Terriers, as well as going on adventures with friends or family.



Sydney graduated from Cal State Monterey Bay with a Bachelor’s Degree in visual and public art. Then she studied at Pierce College in Southern California in their veterinary technician program.

Prior to coming to Mt. Diablo, she worked at two other small animal practices and has six years of experience working with animals.

In her spare time she loves playing with her two kitties, painting and spending time with her family and friends.



Stephanie graduated from Carrington College in 2018 with a degree in animal science and is currently in the process of obtaining her RVT license.

Prior to coming to Mt. Diablo, Stephanie worked as a kennel technician which inspired her to become a veterinary technician.

In her spare time, she enjoys taking her Great Dane “Titan” on adventures, spending time with her boyfriend, helping out at her mom’s horse ranch and taking care of family.